Tag: "China"

Universal Translation Devices Coming Closer to Reality

Universal Translation Devices Coming Closer to Reality

Scientists have once again taken their lead from popular science fiction culture for the development of their latest piece of technology. This time the goal is Star Trek’s universal translator, a device which can translate any language.

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What are the Mysterious Markings in China's Gobi Desert?

What are the Mysterious Markings in China’s Gobi Desert?

What is going on in the Gobi desert? Wild speculations have made their rounds about the mysterious symbols that seem like they have been carved or etched into the surface of the mostly uninhabited landscape of China’s Gobi desert. Originally spotted by Google Maps satellite, stories that range from likening it to the crop circles […]

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Georgetown Basketball Brawl in China

Georgetown Basketball Brawl in China

Full-scale brawl breaks out at the Georgetown University vs the Bayi Rockets game in China. Real classy.  

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Red Lake Freaks Out the Unlearned: Nerds Point and Laugh

Red Lake Freaks Out the Unlearned: Nerds Point and Laugh

  The front page of MSN today links to an article stating that the OC Fisher Reservoir has turned, as they call it, ‘blood red’. Located in western Texas in San Angelo State Park, the reservoir was once home to a well-stocked population of bass and was a prized spot for anglers, hikers, and bird […]

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